A Herpes Dating Story – He Did Not Tell

At the age of 39, *Lisa had made the decision to re-enter into the “dating scene” after having been celibate and dateless for nearly five years. She had made the decision following her divorce to take time to get to know the person she had become through her near nine […] Read more »

Wyandotte teen’s mom says son contracted herpes from wrestling

Most wrestlers know it’s possible to contract medical conditions such as ringworm and staph infections through close contact that is part and parcel of the sport. But is it possible to contract herpes? The mother of a 14-year-old athlete said not only is it possible, but it happened to her […] Read more »

Herpes Lawsuit Appeal Rejected by Federal Court

I have to wonder, if the lawsuit had been within the proper timeframe, how this case might have turned out. Personally, I think it would be very difficult to prove negligence unless each person had solid proof of pre-relationship STD testing and could prove neither one engaged in sexual activity […] Read more »

Autoinoculation Means to Self Spread Herpes

Spreading your herpes virus to another part of your body is possible if you are going through a true primary outbreak. Keep in mind that having a true primary outbreak means that you have just contracted herpes for the very first time and you are experiencing your first outbreak. As […] Read more »

Not disclosing herpes? Punishable crime or simply a risk you take?

Failing to tell sex partners of an HIV-positive diagnosis can land you in prison. Recently it has been debated as to whether or not the same rules should apply to other sexually transmitted diseases? Toronto police issued a safety alert notifying the public it is conducting a sexual-assault investigation into […] Read more »

Genital Herpes Transmission

Unfortunately, genital herpes has become a very common sexually transmitted disease in both the US and worldwide.  Between the late 1970s and the early 1990s, the number of Americans with a genital herpes infection increased by some thirty per cent. The largest increase has been among teens and young adults. […] Read more »